The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 131 181 133
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -48
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 364 281 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.59% 1.17% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 1.26% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 176 226
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£375 £369 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -10.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £209 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £543 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 11
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.08% +33.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.80 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £30.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.61 £17.50 £14.38
% change year-on-year
-10.82% +21.73%
Data Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21087 22357 19760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 93.08% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15176 15388 13235
Average daily rate £435 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 396 386 539
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.18 £39.51 £44.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Analyst in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +42 108 £388 +19.23% 18
Bromley - 3 £120 - 1
Uxbridge - 2 £420 - 1
Ealing - 1 - - 1
Paddington - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Data Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Data Analyst in their job title.

1 373 (49.21%) SQL
2 278 (36.68%) Data Analysis
3 262 (34.56%) Finance
4 179 (23.61%) Analytical Skills
5 154 (20.32%) Data Modelling
6 148 (19.53%) Banking
7 138 (18.21%) Migration
8 134 (17.68%) MS Excel
9 125 (16.49%) Data Warehouse
10 112 (14.78%) Data Migration
11 108 (14.25%) SQL Server
12 107 (14.12%) Analytics
13 98 (12.93%) Business Intelligence
14 84 (11.08%) Business Analysis
15 83 (10.95%) Microsoft
16 80 (10.55%) ETL
17 74 (9.76%) Data Management
18 73 (9.63%) Investment Banking
19 71 (9.37%) Data Quality
20 68 (8.97%) SAS
21 65 (8.58%) VBA
22 64 (8.44%) Tableau
23 62 (8.18%) Marketing
24 57 (7.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 57 (7.52%) Data Cleansing
24 57 (7.52%) Data Mapping
25 56 (7.39%) Oracle
25 56 (7.39%) Data Governance
26 54 (7.12%) Validation
26 54 (7.12%) Agile Software Development

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Data Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Data Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 68 (8.97%) SAS
2 27 (3.56%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (0.53%) Apache Pig
3 4 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.26%) Confluence
4 2 (0.26%) ArcGIS
4 2 (0.26%) CMS
5 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.13%) WordPress
5 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.13%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.13%) CICS
Applications
1 134 (17.68%) MS Excel
2 35 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 29 (3.83%) SPSS
4 23 (3.03%) MS Office
5 14 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
6 12 (1.58%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.92%) FastStats
7 7 (0.92%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.40%) MS Project
9 1 (0.13%) Weka
Business Applications
1 14 (1.85%) Google Analytics
2 11 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.92%) SAP MM
3 7 (0.92%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.53%) SAP PP
5 3 (0.40%) RMDS
5 3 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.26%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.26%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.26%) Cerner Millennium
6 2 (0.26%) Workday HCM
6 2 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.26%) Movex
6 2 (0.26%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.26%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.13%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.13%) Agresso
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.13%) Force.com
1 1 (0.13%) SaaS
1 1 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.66%) FTP
2 3 (0.40%) DSL
3 2 (0.26%) SNA
3 2 (0.26%) Internet
4 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.13%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (16.49%) Data Warehouse
2 108 (14.25%) SQL Server
3 57 (7.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 51 (6.73%) Data Mining
4 51 (6.73%) Relational Database
5 38 (5.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 29 (3.83%) Big Data
7 26 (3.43%) MS Access
8 23 (3.03%) QlikView
9 20 (2.64%) MySQL
10 18 (2.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 17 (2.24%) Hadoop
12 16 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (1.98%) Crystal Reports
13 15 (1.98%) RDBMS
14 12 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
15 10 (1.32%) Oracle Database
16 8 (1.06%) Oracle ODI
17 7 (0.92%) DB2
17 7 (0.92%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (0.92%) Toad
1 7 (0.92%) JIRA
2 4 (0.53%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (0.53%) LSMW
3 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.13%) Selenium
3 1 (0.13%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 262 (34.56%) Finance
2 148 (19.53%) Banking
3 73 (9.63%) Investment Banking
4 62 (8.18%) Marketing
5 42 (5.54%) Retail
6 28 (3.69%) Financial Institution
7 22 (2.90%) Legal
8 20 (2.64%) Back Office
9 16 (2.11%) Telecoms
10 15 (1.98%) Front Office
11 10 (1.32%) Advertising
12 8 (1.06%) Retail Banking
13 7 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.79%) Billing
15 5 (0.66%) Law
16 4 (0.53%) General Ledger
16 4 (0.53%) Local Government
16 4 (0.53%) German Language
17 3 (0.40%) Corporate Banking
17 3 (0.40%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.85%) .NET
2 10 (1.32%) XML
3 7 (0.92%) FpML
4 4 (0.53%) HTML
5 2 (0.26%) SAP MI
5 2 (0.26%) MDX
6 1 (0.13%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (0.13%) Mason
6 1 (0.13%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.13%) SciPy
6 1 (0.13%) REST
6 1 (0.13%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.13%) Pandas
6 1 (0.13%) WinForms
6 1 (0.13%) XMPP
6 1 (0.13%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.13%) ODBC
6 1 (0.13%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 179 (23.61%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (6.33%) Management Information System
3 34 (4.49%) NHS
3 34 (4.49%) Data Integration
4 33 (4.35%) Data Structures
4 33 (4.35%) Statistics
5 30 (3.96%) Mathematics
6 24 (3.17%) Visualisation
7 22 (2.90%) Reference Data
8 21 (2.77%) Data Extraction
8 21 (2.77%) Derivative
8 21 (2.77%) Fixed Income
9 15 (1.98%) Computer Science
10 14 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 14 (1.85%) Data Conversion
11 13 (1.72%) FMCG
12 11 (1.45%) Equities
12 11 (1.45%) Credit Risk
13 9 (1.19%) Clustering
14 8 (1.06%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 12 (1.58%) Windows
2 8 (1.06%) Linux
3 7 (0.92%) UNIX
4 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (36.68%) Data Analysis
2 154 (20.32%) Data Modelling
3 138 (18.21%) Migration
4 112 (14.78%) Data Migration
5 107 (14.12%) Analytics
6 98 (12.93%) Business Intelligence
7 84 (11.08%) Business Analysis
8 80 (10.55%) ETL
9 74 (9.76%) Data Management
10 57 (7.52%) Data Cleansing
10 57 (7.52%) Data Mapping
11 56 (7.39%) Data Governance
12 54 (7.12%) Agile Software Development
12 54 (7.12%) Validation
13 43 (5.67%) Project Management
14 41 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
15 40 (5.28%) CRM
16 32 (4.22%) Data Transformation
17 29 (3.83%) Logical Data Model
18 26 (3.43%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 373 (49.21%) SQL
2 65 (8.58%) VBA
3 28 (3.69%) T-SQL
4 13 (1.72%) VB
5 12 (1.58%) Java
6 10 (1.32%) PL/SQL
7 9 (1.19%) R
8 8 (1.06%) JavaScript
9 7 (0.92%) Python
10 6 (0.79%) PHP
10 6 (0.79%) VB.NET
11 5 (0.66%) Perl
12 4 (0.53%) C
12 4 (0.53%) C#
13 2 (0.26%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.26%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.13%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.13%) Ruby
14 1 (0.13%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 50 (6.60%) Degree
2 11 (1.45%) Security Cleared
3 7 (0.92%) PhD
4 5 (0.66%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (0.26%) ACCA
5 2 (0.26%) CIMA
6 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.13%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (9.37%) Data Quality
2 33 (4.35%) QA
3 4 (0.53%) Basel II
4 3 (0.40%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.40%) FATCA
4 3 (0.40%) EMIR
4 3 (0.40%) CRD IV
5 2 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.13%) SLA
6 1 (0.13%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 4 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (0.53%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 83 (10.95%) Microsoft
2 64 (8.44%) Tableau
3 56 (7.39%) Oracle
4 52 (6.86%) SAP
5 38 (5.01%) Cognos
6 35 (4.62%) Business Objects
7 18 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
8 16 (2.11%) Google
9 14 (1.85%) Informatica
10 13 (1.72%) IBM
10 13 (1.72%) Teradata
11 10 (1.32%) GoldenSource
12 9 (1.19%) Ab Initio
13 8 (1.06%) Netezza
14 7 (0.92%) Facebook
14 7 (0.92%) Marketo
14 7 (0.92%) Bloomberg
14 7 (0.92%) Adobe
15 6 (0.79%) Trillium
15 6 (0.79%) MicroStrategy
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